Craig Liebenson On Spinal Rehabilitation
Here is another new episode in Dr. Brett Kinsler’s
OnTheOtherHand podcast series. Craig Liebenson, DC literally wrote the book on spinal rehabilitation and is highly regarded among chiropractors, medical physicians and physical therapists alike in the field of spinal rehabilitation around the world. He has studied and taught with Professors Vladimir Janda and Karel Lewit from the Czech Republic – pioneers in functional rehabilitation and manual medicine, as well as many others who have revolutionized the field. Many of them are contributors to his text.
Dr. Liebenson is an Adjunct Professor in the School of Chiropractic, Division of Health Sciences at Murdoch University and a member of the International Association for the Study of Pain and the American Pain Society. He helped to set up the Los Angeles College of Chiropractic and Scandinavian College of Chiropractic Rehabilitation Diplomate Courses, and he serves as a consultant and lead faculty for the Murdoch University and Anglo-European Chiropractic College M.Sc. programs in Chiropractic Rehabilitation. Dr. Liebenson treats many world-class elite athletes, was an NBA team chiropractor and currently serves as a consultant for the Arizona Diamondbacks MLB baseball team. He remains in private practice specializing in rehabilitation in Los Angeles.
Dr. Liebenson was the first ever chiropractic member of the McKenzie Institute (U.S.) Board of Directors, a frequent lecturer at national and international multidisciplinary meetings, and has published extensively in journals and books on the subjects of rehabilitation and chronic pain the best known being the multidisciplinary text Rehabilitation of the Spine: A Practitioner’s Manual (Lippincott/Williams and Wilkins), popular for over ten years, it is now in its second edition.
This podcast episode features a discussion between Dr. Craig Liebenson and Rochester chiropractor and blogger Dr. Brett Kinsler.
You can find more information like this at the:
Chiropractic Rehabilitation Diplomate Information Page, which among other things contains:
100 Rehabilitation Articles by Craig Liebenson, D.C. and another: